Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
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Top 44%
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Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM: 67 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12.9MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.5 x 15.6mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
27% have it

6. weight

222g(Sony DT 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6)
HTC Re: 65.5g

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
64
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

8. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
12800ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
520shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

10. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
21.8bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00025s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s

12. width

137mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

13. pixel density

236ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

14. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots

15. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
11.6Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
26% have it

17. height

104mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

18. volume

1196.832cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³

19. thickness

84mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

20. resolution

588 x 392px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px

21. battery power

1400mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

22. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
46% have it

23. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
17% have it

24. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

25. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Sony A500 DSLR + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
18% have it

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